How Can We Improve Food Access In Chicago And Beyond? Food Policy Summit Brings Experts Together Maxwell Evans Book Club Chicago Activists Malik Yakini of Detroit and Navina Khanna of [...]
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Local, Grass-fed Beef Coming to AISD Cafeterias Russell Falcon KXAN The Austin Independent School District announced on Thursday that local, grass-fed beef is coming to its cafeterias. The district says [...]
Supporting Indigenous Foodways Is For Everyone, Says Daniels Katherine Walla Food Tank Native Hawai’ian foodways are rising back up through the asphalt, says Paula Daniels, co-founder and Chief of What’s [...]
How to Fight Back Against Injustice in Your School Cafeteria Jennifer Gladdis Teen Vogue This op-ed argues that our system of “cheap” industrial food and low-wage labor is incredibly costly [...]
Why School Cafeterias Should be the Frontlines of Policy Change Jennifer E Gaddis The Guardian Healthier children, better wages, stronger local economies, sustainable food – the fight for all of [...]
How Are San Francisco Schools Doing on Their Commitment to Better Food? Katie Ettman SPUR Lots of restaurants, private companies and public institutions say they source food ethically, provide healthy [...]
Vermont Expands Farm Grant Eligibility Kate Barcellos Rutland Herald Starting this fall, farmers will be able to apply for a portion of the Working Lands Grant to help pay for [...]
Culture Change For Climate Change Konstanze Frischen Forbes What do fishermen, school cafeterias and the Catholic Church have in common? It turns out they are all allies in the fight [...]
Boston Brings Sustainability, Equity to Its Food Purchasing Nadra Nittle Civil Eats Buying locally really can make a difference. The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) found this out in [...]
Eating Organic Can Help Reduce the High Cost of Cheap Food Bob Quinn and Liz Carlisle San Francisco Chronicle As a farmer and researcher dedicated to a healthier and more [...]
Austin Independent School District First in Texas to Adopt Good Food Purchasing Program In February 2019, Austin Independent School District (AISD) adopted the Good Food Purchasing Program as part of its commitment [...]